Definition of oompah
: a repeated rhythmic bass accompaniment especially in a band; also : music featuring such accompaniment
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Sausage and oompahAnother country is an hour’s drive away this weekend.
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Origin and Etymology of oompah
First Known Use: 1877See Words from the same year
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